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Germany and Ghana

German Government Outlines Guidelines for Africa Policy

The German government on Wednesday adopted new political guidelines for Germany's Africa policy, focusing on sustainable economic development, migration and security. "The guidelines reflect the...
UK Mining

UK Capitalises on Mining Legacy to Secure Economic Advancement in Africa

The United Kingdom (UK) is using over 150 years of mining heritage to secure sustainable economic development in Africa for the next 150 years...

Ghana’s Mining Industry Applauded over its Contribution to economic Development

Mr William Buah, Professor of Engineering at the University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), Tarkwa, had underscored the importance of the mining industry as...
Climate change

Achieving economic success without increasing greenhouse emission

The extractive sector is a leading economic development source for most developed and developing resource rich countries. However, this sector contributes greatly to the...
the new entrants with Mrs Lydia Duvor

TVET will be Ghana’s Lifeline to Development

Mrs Lydia Duvor, the Manager of the New Century Career Training Institute (NCCTI) at Dansoman, has described Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)...
the New Entrants with Mrs Lydia Duvor

TVET Manager Says His Outfit is a Unit for Economic Development

Mrs Lydia Duvor, the Institute Manager of the New Century Career Training Institute (NCCTI) at Dansoman in Accra, has described Technical and Vocational Education...
Southern African Governors

AfDB is Africa’s economic development savior

Bank described as trusted partner to jumpstart economic growth The Southern African Governors of the African Development Bank have described the Bank as the future...
Mr Thompson speaking to the CIMG evening encounter

Ghana’s Ticket to Economic Development is Agriculture

Mr Kenneth Kwamina Thompson, Chief Executive Officer of Dalex Financing and Leasing Company (Dalex Finance) has tagged Agriculture as the magic ‘silver bullet’ to...
education

Ghana gov’t confident of sustaining free education policy

Following recent concerns about the financial viability and infrastructural challenges facing the free education policy, Government has restated that it remains resolute and confident...
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Youth in Europe And African entreated to form partnerships

The Italian Prime Minister, Mr Paolo Gentiloni, has called for strong partnership between the youth of Europe and Africa. He said as one of the...
Ghana Shippers' House

African Gov’ts urged to reduce trade constraints

The Union of African Shippers’ Councils (UASCs) has urged African governments to create congenial environment for businesses to thrive by ensuring transparency of laws,...
Various components of UNMISS and humanitarian actors were involved in putting out fires and assisting affected internally displaced persons in the Bentiu PoC site.

Researchers urged to embark on new paths in Behavioural Development

The International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development (ISSBD) Ghana Chapter has been inaugurated with a call on its members to be committed...

PPP Determine To win Assin North Parliamentary seat

With more than three years to the 2020 polls, the Progressive People's Party (PPP), has expressed its unwavering determination to convincingly win the Assin...
road

Agona East DCE Gives Listening Ear to GPRTU

Members of the Agona Swedru-Awutu Bawjiase-Kasoa branch of the Ghana Private Road Transport Union(GPRTU) have expressed their gratitude to the Agona East District Chief...
Port workers inspect one of the three locomotives as they were being off-loaded from the BBC Oder at the Port of Mombasa. The locomotives are expected to help Rift Valley Railways boost efficiency. Photo: Gideon Maundu/Standard

Ghana Gov’t Committed To Transforming Railway Sector

The Ministry of Railways development is in the process of awarding a contract for the redevelopment of Railways workshops in the country to enhance...
Dr. Ernest Addison

BoG Focuses On Price Stability – Governor

The Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Ernest Addison has said, price stability is a key facilitator to growth and development, thus, there...
FDIs

Stakeholders Reflect On Needs Of Sekondi -Takoradi Metropolitan

The Sekondi -Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly together with Friends of the Nation have hosted communities and other stakeholders within the Metropolis to discuss the Assembly’s...
University of Education Winneba

UEW Researches Into Adaptive Behaviors

The University of Education Winneba (UEW)-Ghana, Faculty of Educational studies is hosting the International Society for the Study of Behavioral Development (ISSBD). The workshop is...

Mining Reform Program Could Enhance Ghana’s Economic Development

Ghana expects its mining reform program to make the mining sector a leading catalyst of economic development, Coordinator of the Multi-Modal Integrated Project (MMIP)...
mining

Mining Communities Need World Class Projects – Professor

Mining companies have been asked to leave legacies of monumental world class projects in communities they operate in instead of providing them minor projects...

G7 Industrialised Countries Make Commitment To Modern Energy In Africa

Energy Ministers from the G7 industrialised countries have reiterated their commitment to increase access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy in Africa. At the...
Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

Ghana VP urges combined African efforts for economic development

Vice President of Ghana Mahamudu Bawumia urged here on Tuesday for closer cooperation among African countries to ensure rapid economic development. Opening...
filling station under construction

Mamfehene takes steps to construct business centre

The six-storey building would serve as a business hub in the Akuapim Ridge It would provide space for banks,...

On who is an entrepreneur

The mushrooming of entrepreneurs in the country is very progressive and worthy of praise. Entrepreneurs contribute highly to the economic development of the country...
Business

UK to explore business opportunities in Zambia

The Department of International Trade (DIT) is leading a 9 man trade delegation to Zambia from 2 to 6 October 2016 to explore business...

Shinzo Abe graces Japan-Africa Business Summit

1. On Sunday, August 28, commencing at 11:56 a.m. (local time; 17:56 p.m., Sunday, August 28, Japan time) for approximately 30 minutes, Mr. Shinzo Abe,...
Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila

Good political leadership vital for economic growth

Although the four-day event started Monday with workshops, the conference was officially opened Wednesday by Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila. Kuugongelwa-Amadhilatold the delegates...
Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, Sun Baohong,

China vows to partake in Ghana, sub-regional development

Addressing the one day Ghana-China Investment Forum, the ambassador urged the Ghanaian side to roll out more preferential policies, and create a more...
Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan says democracy is the bloodline of economic development

He said preserving and deepening democratic credentials were crucial for the country’s future prosperity and peace to guarantee fundamental human aspiration that allowed citizens...
Aerial image of the Zemun-Borca Bridge. (Photo: China Road and Bridge Corporation)

CEE economy on course following Budapest-Belgrade Railway Project

When completed in 2018, the Budapest-Belgrade Railway project will significantly shorten the travel time between Serbia and the central region of Europe, which is...